coordination compound

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Synonyms for coordination compound

a compound described in terms of the central atom to which other atoms are bound or coordinated

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The topics include free-energy surfaces and chemical reaction mechanisms and kinetics, interpreting and predicting properties of transition metal coordination compounds, mechanistic dichotomies in coupling-isomerization-Claisen pericyclic domino reactions in experiment and theory, statics of biomacromolecules, and structures of azole-containing macrocyclic peptides.
Coordination chemistry is named after the coordination compounds, or complexes, it studies, which are named after the coordinate or dative covalent bonds they contain, which differ from garden variety covalent bonds mainly in how chemists envisage they are formed.
BULLETIN BOARD: ACCP) announced today that its proprietary therapeutic compound ProLindac will be featured at the forthcoming, industry-renown conference entitled "10th International Symposium on Platinum Coordination Compounds in Cancer Chemotherapy" held in Verona, Italy from November 30 - December 3, 2007.
Comprehensive Coordination Chemistry: The Synthesis, Reactions, Properties, and Applications of Coordination Compounds.
The second part systematically describes the synthesis, preparation and assembly of six important categories of compounds with wide coverage of distinct synthetic chemistry systems: coordination compounds, coordination polymers, clusters, organometallic compounds, non-stoichiometric compounds and inorganic polymers.
Highlights in the sixth edition include: theoretical calculations of vibrational frequencies using the DFT method and chemical synthesis of novel inorganic and coordination compounds by matrix co-condensation reactions.
The purpose of this grant is to develop a novel method for making ultra-fine particles of phase pure (nanocrystalline) strontium ruthenate (SrRuO3) utilizing new coordination compounds.
His current research is concerned with the photochemistry and photophysics of coordination compounds, carbon nanostructures and supramolecular materials, with focus on luminescence and photoinduced energy- and electron-transfer.
This text contains a selection of papers that were presented at an international symposium in Verona, Italy in December 2007, focusing on recent research on platinum coordination compounds in cancer chemotherapy.
Written in a highly readable, descriptive and accessible style Introduction to Coordination Chemistry describes properties of coordination compounds such as colour, magnetism and reactivity as well as the logic in their assembly and nomenclature.
In addition to general updating, highlights of the sixth edition include: a new section on metal complexes of chlorine, chlorophylls, phthalocyanines, and bacteriochloryphylls; vibrational spectra of novel coordination compounds prepared in inert gas matrices; and vibrational spectra of cytochrome c oxidase and blue copper proteins.
Hughes in volume 6 makes up for this with more than 200 pages devoted to coordination compounds in biology, and P.
Other subjects studied are transition metal chemistry and carbon nanotubes, and problems of modern nomenclature of coordination compounds of transition metals.
Bushnell, MCIC His group is mainly involved with coordination compounds from close to the end of the transition series of elements.
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